Welcome to LQ.
'make' can be removed with the command
# rpm -e make
( may be # rpm -e --nodeps make )
I hope, you are also using some current Linux.
"Redhat" CentOS 5.3 is recommended.
Redhat 9 was declared dead, obsolete the year 2004.
Last edited by knudfl; 07-17-2009 at 03:02 PM.